Movies like Cats & Dogs

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Cats & Dogs (2001)
 5.1
 53K
Cats & Dogs (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When a professor develops a vaccine that eliminates human allergies to dogs, he unwittingly upsets the fragile balance of power between cats and dogs and touches off an epic battle for pet supremacy. The fur flies as the feline faction, led by Mr. Tinkles, squares off against wide-eyed puppy Lou and his canine cohorts.
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, light, exciting, feel good, offbeat, talky, idiotic, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: pets, rivalry, family, adventure, chase, rescue, secret agents, good versus evil, danger, undercover, master villain, goofy hero, dog, conspiracy, abduction, laboratory, talking animals, cat, puppy, allergy, technology, heroes, save the world, adoption, heroic mission ...
Place: egypt, san francisco

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, entertaining, feel good and melancholic films with plots about family, storytelling, dialogue, destiny, adventure, danger and adaptation mostly in Comedy, Family and Adventure genres. Some movies like Cats & Dogs: Underdog (2007), The Master of Disguise (2002), Treasure Buddies (2012), Spy Kids (2001), Zoom (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The ongoing war between the canine and feline species is put on hold when they join forces to thwart a rogue cat spy with her own sinister plans for conquest.
Style: not serious, humorous, exciting, entertaining, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, rivalry, espionage, vengeance, secret agents, heroic mission, family, talking animals, dog, save the world, master villain ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.7
 18K
Underdog (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A lab accident gives a hound named Shoeshine some serious superpowers -- a secret that the dog eventually shares with the young boy who becomes his owner and friend.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, feel good, idiotic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, mad scientist, dog, family, laboratory, genetic engineering, rescue, flying, experiment, good versus evil, adventure, chaos and mayhem ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When Mystery, Inc. are guests of honor at the grand opening of the Coolsville Museum of Criminology, a masked villain shows up and creates havoc before stealing the costumes of the gang's most notorious villains...Could it be that their ...
Style: humorous, not serious, surprise ending, idiotic, sexy ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: monster, ghost, dog, family, mystery, adventure, danger, heroes, heroic mission, goofy hero, crimes, escapades ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Spy Kids 2: Island of Lost Dreams (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Exploring the further adventures of Carmen and Juni Cortez, who have now joined the family spy business as Level 2 OSS agents. Their new mission is to save the world from a mad scientist living on a volcanic island populated by an imaginative ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: adventure, island, child spy, rivalry, mad scientist, spy, good versus evil, genetic engineering, villain, scientist, family, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Master of Disguise (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A sweet-natured Italian waiter named Pistachio Disguisey at his father Fabbrizio's restaurant, who happens to be a member of a family with supernatural skills of disguise. But moments later the patriarch of the Disguisey family is kidnapped ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, melancholic, idiotic ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: adventure, kidnapping, family, supernatural, heroic mission, danger, confined, supernatural ability, master villain, disorder, rescue, lone hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Treasure Buddies (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Disney's irresistible talking puppies are back in an all-new movie that takes them halfway across the world to the ruins of ancient Egypt. With the help of some exotic new friends, this epic adventure is a treasure trove of pure Buddy fun. In a ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: treasure hunt, airplane, dog, cat, monkey, save the day, friends, pets, animal life, friendship, rivalry, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.4
 101K
Spy Kids (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Carmen and Juni think their parents are boring. Little do they know that in their day, Gregorio and Ingrid Cortez were the top secret agents from their respective countries. They gave up that life to raise their children. Now, the disappearances of ...
Style: exciting, light, humorous, colourful, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, young heroes, heroic mission, good versus evil, rescue, kidnapping, child spy, fantasy world, danger, escapades, secret agents, mad scientist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.3
 17K
Zoom (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Jack Shepard is an out-of-shape auto shop owner, far removed from the man who once protected the world's freedom. Reluctantly called back into action by the government, Jack is tasked with turning a ragtag group of kids with special powers into ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, teenage superhero, save the world, good versus evil, family, friendship, kids and family, adventure, young heroes, rivalry, danger, alien encounter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Inspector Gadget (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: John Brown is a bumbling but well-intentioned security guard who is badly injured in an explosion planned by an evil mastermind. He is taken to a laboratory, where Brenda, a leading robotics surgeon, replaces his damaged limbs with state-of-the-art ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, entertaining, clever ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, rescue, gadget, adventure, escapades, superhuman powers, danger, undercover, police detective, experiment gone awry, wish come true ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Crocodile Hunter: Collision Course (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Aussie adventurer Steve Irwin aka The Crocodile Hunter has avoided the death-roll and nabbed another feisty croc, hoping to save it from poachers. What Steve doesn't know is that the crocodile has innocently swallowed a top secret US satellite ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, intense, exciting ...
Audience: pre-teens, boys' night, kids, family outing
Plot: crocodile, adventure, survival, adventurer, animal life, rescue, danger, stalking, heroic mission, goofy hero, collision, satellite ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Spy Next Door (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Former CIA spy Bob Ho takes on his toughest assignment to date: looking after his girlfriend's three kids, who haven't exactly warmed to their mom's beau. And when one of the youngsters accidentally downloads a top-secret formula, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: nanny, mischievous children, secret agents, martial arts, undercover, family, uninhibited rivalry, when the parents are away, disorder, family relations, spy, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.7
 652
Dog Gone (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A courageous boy battles a gang of bumbling thieves to rescue a dog carrying a fortune in stolen diamonds.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: dog, pets, heist, good versus evil, battles, in the woods, treasure hunt, rivalry, rescue, crime gone awry, danger, animal life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Carmen's caught in a virtual reality game designed by the Kids' new nemesis, the Toymaker. It's up to Juni to save his sister, and ultimately the world.
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, ridiculous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, boys' night, pre-teens
Plot: child spy, rescue, child hero, mission, family, adventure, video game, undercover, save the world, youth, siblings relations, kidnapping ...
Time: 2000s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.4
 8K
See Spot Run (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A drug sniffing agent canine is a target for an assassin boss so the FBI calls Witness Protection to send him somewhere else. Meanwhile a single Mom puts her 6 year old boy James in the care of her irresponsible, mailman, neighbor, Gordon, when the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, entertaining, melancholic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: dog, family, goofy hero, pets, crime gone awry, friendship, hidden identity, fish out of water, danger, nothing goes right, witnessing a crime, mischievous children ...
Time: contemporary
Place: alaska, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Spy Kids: All the Time in the World in 4D (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Eight years after the third film, the OSS has become the world's top spy agency, while the Spy Kids department has since become defunct. A retired spy Marissa (Jessica Alba) is thrown back into the action along with her stepchildren when a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, idiotic, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: spy, espionage, secret agent, child spy, family, adventure, eccentric family, secret movement, undercover, save the world, danger, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.9
 117K
Stuart Little (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The adventures of a heroic and debonair stalwart mouse named Stuart Little with human qualities, who faces some comic misadventures while searching for his lost bird friend and living with a human family as their child.
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, light, clever ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: mouse, adoption, cat, adventure, orphan, kidnapping, anthropomorphic mouse, friendship, mischievous children, fish out of water, orphanage, kids and family ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.3
 59K
Richie Rich (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Billionaire heir Richie Rich has it all, including Reggie Jackson as a batting coach and Claudia Schiffer as a personal trainer -- but no playmates. What's more, scoundrel Laurence Van Dough is scheming to take over the family empire. Uh-oh! ...
Style: humorous, light, sincere, sweet, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: adventure, friendship, rich and poor, missing person, youth, when the parents are away, family, mischievous children, cons and scams, conspiracy, wealth, betrayal ...
Place: usa, mcdonald's restaurant
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.2
 87K
Paddington (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After a deadly earthquake destroys his home in Peruvian rainforest, a young bear makes his way to England in search of a new home. The bear, dubbed "Paddington" for the london train station, finds shelter with the family of Henry and Mary ...
Style: touching, sweet, humorous, entertaining, colourful ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, family, goofy hero, bear, fish out of water, anthropomorphic animal, jungle, kids and family, adoption, escape, disorder, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, peru, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Muppets from Space (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When Gonzo's breakfast cereal tells him that he's the descendant of aliens from another planet, his attempts at extraterrestrial communication get him kidnapped by a secret government agency, prompting the Muppets to spring into action. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, exciting, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, ufo, friendship, mad scientist, puppets, family, rescue, heroic mission, benign alien, goofy hero, government agency, space travel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Harry and the Hendersons (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Returning from a hunting trip in the forest, the Henderson family's car hits an animal in the road. At first they fear it was a man, but when they examine the "body" they find it's a "bigfoot". They think it's dead ...
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, melancholic, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: wildlife, sasquatch, family, adventure, fish out of water, friendship, bounty hunter, parents and children, kindness, bigfoot, vegetarian, bad smell ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, seattle washington, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Beethoven's 2nd (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Beethoven is back -- and this time, he has a whole brood with him now that he's met his canine match, Missy, and fathered a family. The only problem is that Missy's owner, Regina, wants to sell the puppies and tear the clan apart. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, chick flick
Plot: pets, dog, rescue, puppy, family, adventure, nothing goes right, love and romance, parents and children, siblings relations, save the day, family relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: montana, usa, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.6
 61K
Beethoven (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The Newton family live in their comfortable home, but there seems to something missing. This "hole" is filled by a small puppy, who walks into their home and their lives. Beethoven, as he is named, grows into a giant of a dog... a St ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sweet, sincere, funny ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dog, puppy, family, nothing goes right, parents and children, pets, family life, rescue, animal rescue, saint bernard dog, youth, family relations ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.4
 17K
The Shaggy Dog (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The tale of a workaholic dad-turned-dog who finds that being man's best friend shows him the most important job - being a great dad.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, chick flick
Plot: human becomes animal, family, dog, experiment gone awry, pets, transformation, human becoming an animal, disorder, parents and children, family life, genetic engineering, parent child relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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 5.0
 89K
Scooby-Doo (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The Mystery Inc. gang have gone their separate ways and have been apart for two years, until they each receive an invitation to Spooky Island. Not knowing that the others have also been invited, they show up and discover an amusement park that ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, twist ending, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: amateur detective, friendship, adventure, resort, teenage life, ghost, monster, youth, partners against crime, crimes, gang, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Thomas and the Magic Railroad (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Mr. Conductor's supply of magic gold dust, which allows him to travel between Shining Time and Thomas's island, is critically low. Unfortunately, he doesn't know how to get more. Meanwhile, Thomas is fending off attacks by the nasty ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, fairy tale, light, scary ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: train, friendship, imaginary kingdom, family, adventure, island, curses spells and rituals, mischievous children, young heroes, race against time, danger, youth ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Superbabies: Baby Geniuses 2 (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Following on from the plot of the last movie, babies can communicate with each other using 'baby talk', and have an innate knowledge of the secrets of the universe. The baby geniuses become involved in a scheme by media mogul Bill Biscane ...
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, awful, idiotic ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: babies and infants, good versus evil, computer, genius, baby, baseball, mind control, undercover, satellite, danger, mischievous children, escapades ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Elmo loves his fuzzy, blue blanket, and would never let anything happen to it. However, a tug-of-war with his friend Zoe sends his blanket to a faraway land, and Elmo in hot pursuit. Facing life without his cherished blanket, Elmo musters all of his ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, sentimental, colourful ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: rescue, family, puppets, adventure, friendship, danger, rivalry, misfit, escapades, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, heroic mission ...
Place: sesame street
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Ernest Scared Stupid (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Well-intentioned, eternally bumbling Ernest P. Worrell accidentally releases an evil demon from its sacred tomb. As the demon flexes its power and goes on a ruinous rampage, good-guy Ernest tries to step in to save the town from mass destruction. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, offbeat, idiotic ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids, teens
Plot: halloween, troll, horror for children, danger, evil, family, magic, heroes, mischievous children, rivalry, rescue, imaginary ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Secret Agent Club (1996)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: To the world Ray Chase is nothing more than a klutzy, overgrown toy seller whose wife passed away a few years ago; and his only son Jeremy doesn't get to see him very often, because he's always away on "business trips." What no ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: secret agent, toy, save the day, adventure, rescue, working undercover, kidnapping, master criminal, danger, secret identity, undercover, espionage ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Ernest Saves Christmas (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When Santa Claus decides to retire and pass on his magic bag of Christmas surprises to a new Saint Nick, he enlists the aid of a hilarious assortment of characters. A perky teen runaway and hapless taxi driver Ernest P. Worrell must convince a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, light, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: holiday, family, prank, family relations, save the day, mischievous children, christmas, nothing goes right, when the parents are away, misfit, mistaken identity, teenage life ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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